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Survival: Lives in the Balance

Millions of people in the developing world, mostly children, die each year from treatable and preventable diseases. Slowly, that is beginning to change as economic growth lifts hundreds of millions of people out of extreme poverty and the circumstances known to perpetuate disease. SURVIVAL: LIVES IN THE BALANCE is a landmark documentary series about global health. Four one-hour films take viewers into villages in the Philippines, Uganda, Niger and Bangladesh, where people suffer from diseases and conditions long since conquered in other parts of the world. Cameras following subjects from pregnancy to birth, through the formative years of a child's . . .
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Wednesday, Feb 5, 2014 - 2:00 AM    "The Struggle to Breathe (Philippines)" This group of shows tell of health issues in different parts of the world. In the Philippines, 19-month-old Nazario can barely breathe. He has pneumonia, the world's No.1 child killer. Nazario has been coughing for weeks. Part 1 of 4 G
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Wednesday, Feb 5, 2014 - 2:00 AM "The Struggle to Breathe (Philippines)" (IDAHO)
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Wednesday, Feb 12, 2014 - 2:00 AM "Distant Places, Forgotten Lives (Niger)" (IDAHO)
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Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014 - 2:00 AM "The Plant That Cures Malaria (Uganda)" (IDAHO)
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Wednesday, Feb 26, 2014 - 2:00 AM "Fit for Life (Bangladesh)" (IDAHO)
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Sunday, Mar 8, 2015 - 1:00 AM "The Struggle to Breathe (Philippines)" (IDAHO)
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Sunday, Mar 15, 2015 - 1:00 AM "Distant Places, Forgotten Lives (Niger)" (IDAHO)
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Sunday, Mar 22, 2015 - 1:00 AM "The Plant That Cures Malaria (Uganda)" (IDAHO)
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Sunday, Mar 29, 2015 - 1:00 AM "Fit for Life (Bangladesh)" (IDAHO)
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Sunday, Sep 6, 2015 - 2:00 AM "The Struggle to Breathe (Philippines)" (IDAHO)
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Sunday, Sep 13, 2015 - 2:09 AM "Distant Places, Forgotten Lives (Niger)" (IDAHO)
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